Black Bear found in New Jersey tree

May 16, 2011 12:23:23 PM PDT
Officers in Millburn, New Jersey located a black bear in a tree.

Residents reported the bear walking around the area of Windermere Terrace, early Monday morning.

When police arrived, they found the animal hanging out in a tree.

Millburn police and Animal Control tranquilized and removed the bear.

The black bear was estimated to be less than a year old and weighed approximately 100 pounds.

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